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Journey timeFrom 4h 47m
Price$27.81 - $176.85
Distance302km (188 miles)
Departure stationDortmund Hbf
Arrival stationBamberg
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsABR, DB, erb, WFB

Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg for Wednesday 20th Nov 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDurationTrainOperated by
01:4407:335h 49m, 2 changesIC 2021, ICE 827+1Deutsche Bahn (DB)
04:0409:175h 13m, 1 changeICE 523, RE 58259Deutsche Bahn (DB)
04:3309:304h 57m, 2 changesAbellio 26701, ICE 581+1Deutsche Bahn (DB)
05:2310:174h 54m, 1 changeICE 525, RE 58019Deutsche Bahn (DB)
06:2311:174h 54m, 1 changeICE 527, RE 58025Deutsche Bahn (DB)
06:3512:325h 57m, 1 changeICE 1221, RE 4609Deutsche Bahn (DB)
06:3911:304h 51m, 2 changesAbellio 26703, ICE 583+1Deutsche Bahn (DB)
07:0612:175h 11m, 2 changesRE 10606, ICE 529+1Deutsche Bahn (DB)
07:0713:206h 13m, 4 changesEB 90321, EB 90011+3Eurobahn, Deutsche Bahn (DB)
08:3913:304h 51m, 2 changesAbellio 26707, ICE 1085+1Deutsche Bahn (DB)

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity) and Thalys trains from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg

You can travel from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity) and Thalys trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 200 km/h. In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 160 km/h only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

Thalys is the railway company connecting four European countries – France, Belgium, the Netherlands and Germany. Thalys trains run at a speed of up to 300km/h and have three comfort classes on all services called – Standard, Comfort and Premium (equivalent to the First Class, with access to the Thalys Lounge). All Thalys trains have a car restaurant (called Thalys Welcome Bar) and a free WiFi connection.

Cheap train tickets from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg

Train tickets from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg start at €23.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €104.81.
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avg. single price104.81

Ahorra comprando tus billetes con la mayor antelación posible

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg by booking early.§

Descubre cómo encontrar billetes de tren más baratos

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Consulta (¡y obtén!) los descuentos y ofertas de tren del momento

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Utiliza tu tarjeta de descuento al comprar tus billetes de tren

Take a look at Tarjetas de descuento Renfe to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg take?

The average journey time by train between Dortmund Hbf and Bamberg is 5 hours and 27 minutes, with around 27 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Dortmund Hbf and Bamberg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg is 4 hours and 47 minutes.

How much does the train from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg cost?

Train tickets from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg can start from as little as €23.90 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg?

No, there are no direct train services from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg. Travelling from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg leave?

The first train from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg leaves at 01:44. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg leave?

The last train from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg leaves at 19:52. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Dortmund Hbf and Bamberg by train?

Trains travelling from Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg cover a distance of around 302km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Bamberg to Dortmund Hbf.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Dortmund Hbf to Bamberg for a typical week day using timetable data for 20/11/2019. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 04/04/2019 for travel on 04/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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